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What do conveyancing solicitors do?
In the first place, a solicitor is a subset of being a lawyer. In the common law jurisdictions, there are generally two types of lawyers. There are solicitors and barristers. Barristers are specialists in court appearances and court process, procedure and litigation. Solicitors handle transaction affiars, the drafting of documents like wills, powers of attorney, doing conveyancing and other ordinary transactions which people need a solicitor for. A conveyancing solicitor spcialises in the process of property transactions where they assist clients with the necessary document to perform a property transaction and they help to protect the client’s interests in a transaction.
Many people are unaware that a good conveyancing solicitor can assist in protecting them from a substantial loss in relation to a property transaction as most people are unaware that, for example, you can loose your deposit on a property if you do not complete the transaction after you have exchanged contracts because you can be issued with a notice to complete which means that you will lose your deposit. Similarly, if you are a vendor and the transaction doesn’t settle for some reason it is possbile that you could lose your marketing costs as a result of having to remarket the property if the buyer renigs on the contract. This is never a pleasant experience and means that the you have wasted money on a real estate agent’s marketing fees and you have to go through the stress of the conveyancing process all over again. A good conveyancing solicitor can assist you be ensuring that the transaction has a high enough level of probity from the begining such that it runs smoothly and with good conveyancing solicitors matters almost always settle because there is a common ground which can be found between the parties and they can negotiate into a position where they are agreeing to the same thing.
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